The conversation I had with Mark So on September 5th, 2016 is best read page by page, rather than in a lengthy blog post. It’s linked here as a pdf. The analogy of falling through the floor, first brought up on page 14, became increasingly meaningful to me in the days, weeks, and months following our conversation.
(L-R) Julia Holter, Stephanie Smith, Mark So, Liam Mooney and Stuart Krimko at “a week at midnight” listening party: Stuart’s youtube, New complaints. New rewards dvd, Julia Holter, highlights, &c. Mark’s apartment, Los Angeles, March 24, 2015
readings 54 for Manfred, flexible reading library, c20 cassette, 2016-
readings 54 (tape side A, after April 2016 recording-reading periods)
readings 54 (tape side B, after April 2016 recording-reading periods)
Tim Johnson (L) and Mark So (R) before a recording-reading period of readings 54, Pinto Canyon, TX, December 11, 2016
readings 54 (L: taped archive after April 2016; R: after February 2017)
typed document from (into silence) at MaRS Gallery, Los Angeles, March 4, 2017